Mark Pawsey

Conservative MP for Rugby


Mark Pawsey’s voting in Parliament

Mark Pawsey is a Conservative MP, and on the vast majority of issues votes the same way as other Conservative MPs.

However, Mark Pawsey sometimes differs from their party colleagues, such as:

  • Mark Pawsey voted against investigations into the Iraq war, while most Conservative MPs generally voted for. Show votes
  • Mark Pawsey generally voted against new high speed rail infrastructure, while most Conservative MPs generally voted for. Show votes

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Last updated: 9 Apr 2019

Recent appearances

  • Businesses: Late Payments 19 Jun 2019

    Like the Minister, I ran a small business, so I recognise the challenge of late payments for small businesses. It is to the credit of this Government that they created the role of small business commissioner. The Minister said that she is holding a consultation on additional powers for the small business commissioner, who has often said that he needs more powers. Will she be a little clearer...
  • Housing, Communities and Local Government: Housing Ladder 17 Jun 2019

    In my constituency, we are delivering homes at three times the rate of the country as a whole. Does my right hon. Friend agree that maintaining supply of all styles and tenures is the key to enabling young people to make a start on the housing ladder?
  • Net Zero Emissions Target 12 Jun 2019

    Today’s announcement has been broadly welcomed—by, among others, the Confederation of British Industry—but our energy-intensive industries such as steel, ceramics and cement are currently paying a higher price for energy than is paid in comparable countries. What reassurance can the Secretary of State give industries such as those that other industrial economies will follow our lead,...

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Conservative MP for Rugby

Entered the House of Commons on 6 May 2010 — General election

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Topics of interest

Mark Pawsey campaigned to remain in the European Union Source: BBC

  • Treasury
  • Home Department
  • Environment Food and Rural Affairs
  • Department of Health
  • Department for Environment
  • Food and Rural Affairs
  • Beverage Containers: Recycling
  • Company Cars: Taxation
  • Public Data Corporation
  • Home Education
  • Plastics: Packaging

Currently held offices

  • Member, Draft Registration of Overseas Entities Bill (Joint) Committee (since 19 Feb 2019)
  • Member, Business, Energy and Industrial Strategy Committee (since 11 Sep 2017)

Other offices held in the past

  • Member, Housing, Communities and Local Government Committee (29 Nov 2010 to 30 Mar 2015)

Previous MPs in this constituency

Public bill committees (Sittings attended)


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Register of Members’ Interests

Last updated: 3 Jun 2019.

4. Visits outside the UK
Name of donor: BASF
Address of donor: BASF SE, Europahaus, Benckiserplatz 1, 67059 Ludwigshafen am Rhein, Germany

Estimate of the probable value (or amount of any donation): Flights £366.92, hotel £124.39 and catering £189.58, total £680.89

Destination of visit: Ludwigshafen, Germany

Dates of visit: 19-20 July 2018

Purpose of visit: Educational visit to BASF production site organised by the Industry and Parliament Trust.

(Registered 30 July 2018; updated 24 August 2018)
Name of donor: Conservative Friends for International Development (CFID)
Address of donor: 4 Matthew Parker Street, London SW1H 9HQ

Estimate of the probable value (or amount of any donation): In-country transport, accommodation and hospitality with a total value of £240. I met all other costs.

Destination of visit: Tanzania

Dates of visit: 4 - 11 August 2018

Purpose of visit: Voluntary teaching of business skills and employability skills with Tanzanian charities and NFP organisations on CFID Project Urafiki.

(Registered 04 October 2018)
6. Land and property portfolio: (i) value over £100,000 and/or (ii) giving rental income of over £10,000 a year
Commercial property in Rugby: (i) and (ii). (Registered 04 December 2014)

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